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Additional Lights at Burton & Highlands Parks


The City of San Carlos has published the Draft Environmental Impact Report (Draft EIR) for a proposed project for additional ballfield lights at Burton Park (Flanagan Field) and Highlands Park (Stadium Field).  The EIR will address the potential physical and environmental effects of the project for each of the environmental topics outlined in the California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) and the provisions of the 2010 Save San Carlos Parks Settlement Agreement related to Highlands Park.

The City is requesting written comments from responsible agencies and the public regarding the scope and content of the environmental document regarding the Burton and Highlands Parks project. 

The Public Meeting will be held on: 
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
7:00 p.m. 
Council Chambers (600 Elm Street)

Comments should focus on discussing possible impacts on the physical environment, ways in which potential adverse effects might be minimized, and alternatives to the project in light of the EIR’s purpose to provide useful and accurate information about such factors.  If you are unable to attend the Public Meeting, you may also submit comments to Kaveh Forouhi at or 600 Elm Street, San Carlos, no later than 5:00 p.m. on February 15, 2018.

( Public Draft EIR for Burton and Highlands Parks )